Laurence King Authors & Offers

21/05/2018

Jonathan Drori is a Trustee of The Eden Project, an Ambassador for the WWF and was for nine years a Trustee of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew and The Woodland Trust. He is a former Head of Commissioning for BBC Online and Executive Producer of more than fifty primetime BBC TV series on science and technology. In 2006 he was made CBE by H. M. The Queen. 
 
His first book, Around the World in 80 Trees, explores how trees play surprising roles in every part of human life in fascinating historical and scientific detail. Jonathan is available for talks and Q+As in London and close vicinity between 18-23rd June. In addition to these events LKP are also offering:
 

  1. Signed copies of Around the World in 80 Trees
  2. Beautifully produced A3 Around the World in 80 Trees prints, illustrated by Lucille Clerc. 
 
Associated title: Around The World in 80 Trees by Jonathan Driori, Illustrated by Lucille Clerc, ISBN 9781786271617, RRP £17.99
 
Good Wives and Warriors – Myth Match Mask Making Mash Up*
Suitable for 7 to 11 year olds
 
Join illustration duo Becky Bolton and Louise Chappell a.k.a Good Wives and Warriors for a fun-filled Myth Match Mask Making Mash Up for children aged 7 to 11. Based on their new illustrated flip book, Myth Match, Good Wives and Warriors will be running workshops for children to create their very own beautiful mask inspired by some of the mythological creatures in their book, while learning about the history of these creatures.
 
Associated title: Myth Match: A fantastical Flipbook of Extraordinary Beasts, by Good Wives and Warriors, ISBN: 9781786271921, RRP 14.99
 
 Jason Ford’s Comic Strip Workshop*
Suitable for 7 to 11 year olds
 
Superhero aficionado and illustrator behind LKP’s bestselling superhero series, Jason Ford will be running a Comic Strip Workshop for children aged 7 to 11. Children can learn how to create their very own superhero and create a comic book strip featuring their characters!
 
Associated title: The Superhero Handbook: 20 Super Activities to Help You Save the World, by Jason Ford and James Doyle, ISBN 9781780679730, RRP £8.99
 
*Subject to availability.
 
IBW 2018 Indie Exclusive Offers
 
Little Guides to Great Lives POS offer
 
From artists to aviators and scientists to revolutionaries, Little Guides to Great Lives is a brand new series of small-format guides introducing children to the most inspirational figures from history in a fun, accessible way. Support your sales of this new children’s biography series with POS giveaways, available now:
 
  1. Pack of button badges - pack of 30 contains 10 Frida Kahlo, 10 Nelson Mandela and 10 Marie Curie badges
  2. Frida Kahlo fabric tote bag
 
Associated titles: Little Guides to Great Lives:
Marie Curie by Isabel Thomas, illustrated by Anke Weckman, ISBN: 9781786271525, RRP £8.99
Amelia Earhart by Isabel Thomas, illustrated by D├ália Adillon, ISBN: 9781786271594, RRP £8.99
Frida Kahlo by Isabel Thomas, illustrated by Marianna Madriz, ISBN: 9781786272997, RRP £8.99
Leonardo Da Vinci by Isabel Thomas, illustrated by Katja Spitzer ISBN: 9781786271877, RRP £8.99
Nelson Mandela by Isabel Thomas, illustrated by Hannah warren, ISBN: 9781786271945, RRP £8.99
 
IBW Summer Games & Activities Promo
 
Stock up for the summer holidays with an exclusive IBW Summer Games & Activities Promo, offering an extra 5% discount on the following games and activity books*
 
  1. Scary Bingo: Fun with Monsters and Crazy Creatures, Illustrated by Rob Hodgson, ISBN: 9781786270085, RRP £14.99
  2. Hello Nature Activity Cards: 30 Activities by Nina Chakrabarti and Anna Claybourne, ISBN: 9781786271853, RRP £9.99
  3. Once Upon A Time: A Fairy Tale Trump Card Game, Illustrated by Lizzy Stewart, ISBN: 9781786271716, RRP £8.99
  4. Monsters!: A Scary Trump Card Game, Illustrated by Rob Hodgson, ISBN 9781786271693, RRP £8.99
  5. The Painting-in Book: 30 Paint and Play Activities, by Anna Rumsby, ISBN: 978178067937, RRP £12.99
  6. Animals at Home: Match 27 Animals to Their Homes, by Claudia Boldt, ISBN: 9781786270276, RRP £12.99
  7. Tattoo Time! Monster Activities, by Rob Hodgson, ISBN 9781856699921, RRP £9.95
  8. Tattoo Time! Animal Activities, by Caroline Selmes, ISBN 9781856699907, RRP £9.95
  9. Art Play, by Marion Deuchars, ISBN 9781780678764, RRP £14.99
 
*minimum 5 assorted units, offer valid during the month of June only
 
Signed copies
 
Signed Copies of Around The World in 80 Trees by Jonathan Driori, Illustrated by Lucille Clerc, ISBN 9781786271617, RRP £17.99
Exclusive signed copies of Read This If You Want to Be a Great Writer, by Ross Raisin, ISBN 9781786271976, RRP £12.99
 
Please contact Fiona Livesey at Laurence King Publishing for all event requests, fiona.livesey@laurenceking.com, 020 7841 6900
 
Laurence King Publishing is sold in the UK by Abrams & Chronicle. Please contact your local A&CB sales rep to order, or request further information on any of these offers: info@abramsandchronicle.co.uk, 0207 713 2060.